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Spring 2019 Black Belt Promotion Schedule

05-Mar-2019

Wednesday, March 6th
5:00pm: Shodan Candidates arrive at Honbu (wear your 1st kyu belt but bring your white belt)
7:00pm: Supporting Black Belts arrive

CANCELLED Classes: 7pm Black Belt Class
All other classes will run as normally scheduled


Friday, March 8th
5:00pm: Nidan and Above Candidates arrive (bring your white belt) 
6:45pm: Supporting Black Belts arrive

CANCELLED Classes: 6:45pm Weapons
All other classes will run as normally scheduled

Wednesday, March 13th
4:00pm: Youth Shodan and Nidan Candidates arrive (wear your 1st kyu belt but bring your white belt)*
5:30pm: 
Shodan Candidates arrive (dress in Gi with comfortable shoes and appropriate outerwear for the weather that day - BRING YOUR BLINDFOLD)
5:30pm: Supporting Black Belts arrive (wear Gi and sneakers)
* Family and Friends cannot watch this day of testing. Only the last Jr Black Belt testing day is for parents and friends (which is on March 30th)

CANCELLED Classes: 7pm Black Belt Class
All other classes will run as normally scheduled

Friday, March 15th
5:30pm: Nidan and Above Candidates arrive
6:45pm: Supporting Black Belts arrive

CANCELLED Classes: 5:45pm Weapons
All other classes will run as normally scheduled

Tuesday, March 19th
5:30pm: Nidan and Above Candidates arrive at Honbu. Walk to YAI and change there (460 W 34th Street, between 9th & 10th Avenues). Bring State issue ID.

Wednesday, March 20th
5:30pm: Shodan Candidates arrive 
7:00pm: Supporting Black Belts arrive

CANCELLED Classes: 7pm Black Belt Class
All other classes will run as normally scheduled

Monday, March 25th - Tuesday, March 26th
Overseas Promotion Candidates have the option to arrive early and take classes at Honbu

Wednesday, March 27th
6:00pm: Overseas Promotion Candidates arrive at Honbu (take 6pm Color Belt class and 7pm Black Belt class)

Thursday, March 28th
11:30am: Overseas Promotion Candidates arrive at Johshin Honzan (will be done around 3pm)

Friday, March 29th
10:00am: Overseas Promotion Candidates arrive at Honbu
5:30pm: Nidan and Above Candidates arrive (bring kumite gear)
6:45pm: Supporting Black Belts arrive (for those fighting: bring kumite gear)

CANCELLED Classes: 6:45pm Weapons
All other classes will run as normally scheduled

Saturday, March 30th
1:30pm: Youth Shodan and Nidan Candidates arrive (bring kumite gear). Friends and Family are welcome to attend this final day of Jr Black Belt Promotion.
2:00pm: Supporting Black Belts arrive (for those fighting: bring kumite gear). Jr Shodan who are eligible for their official embroidered belts should come to receive their belt as well.
2:00pm: Yondan and Above Candidates arrive for overnight (bring food to share, toiletries, and sleeping bag) 

CANCELLED Classes: 3pm Kumite
All classes will run as normally scheduled

Sunday, March 31st
6:30am: All Adult Black Belt Promotion Candidates arrive (bring kumite gear)
7:00am: Supporting Black Belts arrive (those participating in kumite, be dressed and on the floor NO LATER THAN 7am)
8:00am: Family and Friends arrive for photos

OSU!